Air Resource and Talent Lead


Air Resource and Talent Lead

Would you like to be part of the Air Resource and Talent team? We currently have a vacancy for a Air Resource and Talent Lead at our site in Warton.

As a Air Resource and Talent Lead, you will be reporting into the Air Resource and Talent Manager to support the management of resourcing, talent and people capability for the Project Management Function across the Air Sector, specifically recruitment, learning & development, talent management, IBP and resource demand and supply management.

This role will provide you with the opportunity to manage, update and interrogate several datasets for the Air PM community to aid effective management and reporting of management information.

Your main responsibilities as a Air Resource and Talent Lead will involve:

Provide support in the management of functional resource review process

Lead all resource management activities around IBP and executive database management

Lead the Learning and Development activities and managing the Air PM training budget

Lead comms and engagement activities and management of the Air PM comms plan and working group

Manage, maintain and analyse several Air PM Datasets

Support key Air PM Meetings, including preparation of presentation material and coordination of actions.

Act as a key interface for the Air Sector PMLs and wider network

Support to KSA and Australia as required

Responsible for one direct report

Your skills and qualifications as a Air Resource and Talent Lead:

A good understanding of the Air business construct and PM functional roles.

Breadth of business, product and process knowledge

Proven track record of operating in a resource demand and supply environment

Proficient in all key MS Office applications, particularly Excel, PowerPoint and Word

Understanding of all functions and how they inter relate to PM

Knowledge in the theory and application of Project Control, Risk management, Resource Management processes and tools

Experience of using TM1, Success Factors and Taleo systems desirable

What we're looking for in you:

You will have good communication skills, team worker self-motivated and a highly organised problem solver, you will show flexibility with the ability to operate independently and able to plan and prioritise tasks to achieve deadlines and can demonstrate integrity and discretion in all aspects of work. You will have demonstrated experience in influencing and leading teams (direct or virtual).

Location: Warton

Salary: £43,268.00

Benefits: Our employees receive an excellent benefits package which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world’s leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

BAE Systems Air

If you’d like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent – at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.

As part of our Air team, you could be working at the edge of what is technologically possible, shaping the future to ensure our customers are ready to face challenges we cannot even imagine today. You could be developing and evolving the technologies that will defend the UK for generations to come and supporting our customers around the globe.

Join us and you’ll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.

We recognise that an inclusive and diverse workplace – where all employees feel respected, valued and able to achieve their full potential – is vitally important. Not only does it inspire creativity and collaboration, it’s good for business. We celebrate our differences and believe our diverse skills, abilities and perspectives strengthen our culture and our overall performance.

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified people.

Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and/or your place of birth may limit those roles that you can perform for the organisation.

Due to the volume of applications we receive, we sometimes close our vacancies early. It is therefore advisable to apply as early as possible if you would like to be considered for a role with BAE Systems.